Distance from Aland to Western Sahara

Name Aland Western Sahara
Country flag Flag of Aland Flag of Western Sahara
Country ISO code AX / ALA EH / ESH
Continent Europe Africa
Continent code EU AF
Capital Mariehamn -
Total cities - 2
Cost of living - -
DD coordinates 60.199549 / 20.371172 24.218312 / -12.885596
DMS coordinates 60°11'58.38" N / 20°22'16.22" E 24°13'5.92" N / -12°53'8.15" W
UTM coordinates 34V 465137.19972856 6673800.8287273 28R 714726.47216971 2680022.884213
Time zone Europe/Mariehamn -
Airports - Airports in Western Sahara: 5
Straight distance from Aland to Western Sahara is 4747 kilometers (2950 miles).
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There are many ways to find how far is Aland from Western Sahara, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: 60.199549 / 20.371172 (AX) and 24.218312 / -12.885596 (EH).


When trying to get from Aland to Western Sahara, a traveler needs to cover the distance of 4747 km / 2950 mil. Surely, both AX and EH are big enough for the distance to vary considerably depending on how it is measured.

Commonly, the shortest distance is calculated as the crow flies, meaning the most direct path between two points. However, to get more precise results, it is important to specify the remoteness of these points. So, the distance is shown as a straight line between the departure coordinates of 60.199549 / 20.371172 and the arrival coordinates of 24.218312 / -12.885596.

Obviously, the fastest way to travel from Aland to Western Sahara is by plane. Given the average speed of modern aircraft, the flight time is estimated as 5 hours, 39 minutes. Yet, the flight length may also vary based on a number of factors, such as the speed of a specific airliner, its route, and airports of departure and arrival.

Besides, the time is calculated without transfer activities, which may involve different modes of transportation. So, how far is it from Aland to Western Sahara? The average figures for different transportation options are shown on this web page, calculated by a precise formula of spherical trigonometry.

Reverse direction from Western Sahara to Aland.

Travel time by different modes of transport

Depart from Aland (AX)
Arrives in Western Sahara (EH)
Aland to Western Sahara distance 4747 km / 2950 mil
Avg car duration 52 hours, 44 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 79 hours, 7 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 47 hours, 28 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 5 hours, 16 minutes (900 km/h)

* Estimated time when driving in a straight line at the same speed.

Aland and Western Sahara on map

People also ask - FAQ

The shortest distance between AX and EH is 4747 kilometers = 2950 miles, the calculation is carried out using the formula Haversine between latitude / longitude points on the Earth's surface, using an ellipsoidal model.
The shortest flight distance from AX to EH is 4747 kilometers = 2950 miles. If you travel by airplane (average speed of 560 miles) flight time to EH takes approximately 5 hours, 16 minutes.
It will take you about 79 hours, 7 minutes to drive from Aland (AX) to Western Sahara (EH), plus time for stops like food breaks, bathroom breaks, gas breaks and overnight stays.
Yes, but conditions apply when entering Aland from Western Sahara.